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Auction Description for Lyon & Turnbull: Jewellery & Silver
Viewing Notes:
London 78 Pall Mall SW1Y 5ES Wednesday, 6th March 10am - 4pm (highlights only) Strictly by appointment only - contact ruth.davis@lyonandturnbull.com Glasgow 182 Bath Street G2 4HG Thursday, 7th March 11am - 8pm (highlights only) Edinburgh - Full Viewing 33 Broughton Place EH1 3RR Sunday, 10th March 2pm - 5pm Monday, 11th March 10am - 5pm Tuesday, 12th March 10am - 4pm Morning of sale from 9am
Sale Notes:
Buyers premium: 25% up to £25,000, 20% thereafter. Live internet bidding incurs an additional fee of 3%

Jewellery & Silver

by Lyon & Turnbull

Platinum House

757 lots | 756 with images

March 13, 2013

Live Auction

33 Broughton Place

Edinburgh, EH1 3RR United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)131 557 8844

Fax: +44 (0)131 557 8668

Email: info@lyonandturnbull.com

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A diamond set bar brooch Overall width 74mm. 6.4cm x 2.4cm

Lot 1: A diamond set bar brooch Overall width 74mm. 6.4cm x 2.4cm

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Description: A diamond set bar brooch the principal central cluster set with circular cut diamond millegrain set and with a border of twelve small diamonds, each side pave set twenty six mixed cut diamonds, pierced gallery; together with a 15ct gold mounted Royal Flying Corps diamond set sweetheart brooch, applied to the centre with a rose cut diamond set monogram RFC, inscribed to reverse 11th NOV, 1918, contained in a tooled blue leather fitted case, stamped EDWARD...GLASGOW (2) Overall width 74mm. 6.4cm x 2.4cm

Condition Report: Diamond set bar brooch: Structural solder repairs either side of the circle. Pin resoldered leaving heat staining and pin itself replaced poorly. RFC brooch: Overall in good condition, enamel work with minor blemishes when viewed under loupe, pin original. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A late Victorian multi-gem set bracelet Length 18.4cm, 31.6g total

Lot 2: A late Victorian multi-gem set bracelet Length 18.4cm, 31.6g total

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Description: A late Victorian multi-gem set bracelet composed of six canted rectangular links, each claw set to the centre with a circular cut gem, including citrines, amethysts, peridot and garnet, to a white enamelled foliate scroll decorated surround, with concealed clasp and safety clip Length 18.4cm, 31.6g total

Condition Report: In fair condition overall. Clasp fastens securely. Some hinges need attention However at least one of the canted rectangular panels has damage and realtively minor areas of loss to the white enamelled decoration. Each circular cut gem approximately 8.4mm diameter. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A pair of diamond set crescent brooches Diameter 40mm

Lot 3: A pair of diamond set crescent brooches Diameter 40mm

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Description: A pair of diamond set crescent brooches pave set with small mixed cut diamonds and a centrally set old cut diamond to the terminal (2) Diameter 40mm

Condition Report: A charming pair in fairly good condition throughout. Precious two-coloured metal setting stamped with French control marks for gold (eagle's head struck twice to each). Dimensions: 3.7cm x 3cm Width of pierced curved band 0.8cm Likely to date from the late 19th century. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A Victorian memorial brooch/pendant Length over bale 6cm

Lot 4: A Victorian memorial brooch/pendant Length over bale 6cm

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Description: A Victorian memorial brooch/pendant applied to the centre with a seed pearl set foliate spray, to an oval cut onyx panel, within an outer black enamelled and seed pearl set border, with similarly decorated tapering bale, and glazed oval locket aperture to reverse, contained in a tooled leather fitted case Length over bale 6cm

Condition Report: Fitted box in generally good condition, some scuffs to outer side, hinge good and tight, fastens securely The pendant in good condition, very minor chipping to some of the black enamel border visible with loupe, pearls all present, one cracked on bale, clasp good condition Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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An 18th/19th century gold and diamond set brooch 31mm wide, pearl approximately 11mm long

Lot 5: An 18th/19th century gold and diamond set brooch 31mm wide, pearl approximately 11mm long

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Description: An 18th/19th century gold and diamond set brooch of bow form, set square cut rose cut diamonds and a large baroque pearl suspension 31mm wide, pearl approximately 11mm long

Condition Report: A little tired overall, nevertheless a charming piece. Brooch: 3cm x 3cm Pearl approximately: 10mm x 11.4mm With evidence of a possible old repair, seen mostly to reverse of suspension hoop above baroque pearl drop. Also brooch fitting is crudely patched on. Baroque pearl untested. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A diamond set cluster ring Ring size: L

Lot 6: A diamond set cluster ring Ring size: L

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Description: A diamond set cluster ring the central diamond surrounded by six old cut diamonds, pave set to a yellow metal shank, stamped 18CT; together with a turquoise set ring the oval cabochon turquoises set to a yellow metal shank (2) Ring size: L

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A mid 19th century memorial ring Ring size: M/N

Lot 7: A mid 19th century memorial ring Ring size: M/N

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Description: A mid 19th century memorial ring the central mixed cut amethyst collet set in a yellow metal shank, blue enamel and engraved leaf decoration, inscription to the interior Ring size: M/N

Condition Report: Height of space ring takes on the finger from North to South: 1cm. A very decorative piece a little tired. On close inspection via a 10x lens several very small repairs can be seen to reverse of setting, notably to the bow, also one very tiny diamond missing here.This central section may originally have been part of a larger piece. Jump rings between collet set diamonds most with small wear and a few repairs. Finely worked chain also a little tired. Estimated total diamond weight: approximately 1.91cts (principal diamond 0.36cts). Approximately 6g total. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A Victorian gold brooch 34mm diameter

Lot 8: A Victorian gold brooch 34mm diameter

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Description: A Victorian gold brooch of circular form with a beaded border and acorn motif to the centre 34mm diameter

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A 19th century gem set dress ring Head 23mm x 18mm

Lot 9: A 19th century gem set dress ring Head 23mm x 18mm

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Description: A 19th century gem set dress ring set with a border of seed pearls and small diamonds with a central foil back paste of blue colour, mounted on an earlier chased gold shank Head 23mm x 18mm

Condition Report: NOTE: further to previous condition report, the closed back setting is slightly discoloured/lifted to one small area, seen as a darker green spot, to one corner beneath the table facet. Ring size L/M A beautiful ring, slightly tired but in fair condition overall. Principal pale blue gem tests as aquamarine Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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An early 20th century diamond set necklace Length from clasp to centre 23cm, estimated principal diamond weight 0.36cts

Lot 10: An early 20th century diamond set necklace Length from clasp to centre 23cm, estimated principal diamond weight 0.36cts

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Description: An early 20th century diamond set necklace the centre front composed of an old cut diamond set bow-tied ribbon, millegrain set to the centre with an old European cut diamond, flanked to either side by five graduated similarly set diamonds, suspending a similarly set flowerhead the whole suspended from a fine fancy link chain Length from clasp to centre 23cm, estimated principal diamond weight 0.36cts

Condition Report: A very decorative piece a little tired. On close inspection via a 10x lens several very small repairs can be seen to reverse of setting, notably to the bow, also one very tiny diamond missing here.This central section may originally have been part of a larger piece. Jump rings between collet set diamonds most with small wear and a few repairs. Finely worked chain also a little tired. Estimated total diamond weight: approximately 1.91cts (principal diamond 0.36cts). Approximately 6g total. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A Victorian 18ct yellow gold mounted diamond set ring Ring size: N

Lot 11: A Victorian 18ct yellow gold mounted diamond set ring Ring size: N

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Description: A Victorian 18ct yellow gold mounted diamond set ring inset to the centre with an old cushion cut diamond, to a tapering shank Ring size: N

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A Georgian topaz and half-pearl set ring Ring size: O/P, Brooch diameter 3.2cm, approximate citrine weight 6.88cts

Lot 12: A Georgian topaz and half-pearl set ring Ring size: O/P, Brooch diameter 3.2cm, approximate citrine weight 6.88cts

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Description: A Georgian topaz and half-pearl set ring with central oval cut topaz within a surround of half-pearls (untested), with closed back setting, flanked by split shoulders, later shank stamped 9ct; together a 9ct gold mounted citrine set brooch, of Celtic shaped circular design, with central claw set circular cut citrine within an open border incorporating Celtic knots; an Edwardian seed pearl set bangle, of hinged design, the cross-over front set terminals and central applied horse shoe both set with graduated seed pearls, with concealed safety clasp and chain (3) Ring size: O/P, Brooch diameter 3.2cm, approximate citrine weight 6.88cts

Condition Report: In fair condition throughout overall. With several surface scratches to the oval cut light golden yellow topaz. The closed back setting is lifting just a little in parts. Also, at least one half-pearl has been re-stuck in place. Topaz measures 8.4mm x 6.9mm Half-pearls each approximately 3.15mm diameter Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A Edwardian multi-gem set gold bracelet Length 20cm

Lot 13: A Edwardian multi-gem set gold bracelet Length 20cm

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Description: A Edwardian multi-gem set gold bracelet composed of circular curb links with engraved detail, set to the centre with a cultured bouton pearl, flanked to either side by a pair of old cut diamonds, opals sapphires and rubies Length 20cm

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An Edwardian gold and pearl set necklace Overall length 38cm, drop including bale 53mm

Lot 14: An Edwardian gold and pearl set necklace Overall length 38cm, drop including bale 53mm

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Description: An Edwardian gold and pearl set necklace the chain with circular links set half pearls onto a main fringe of stars and crescents with stylised swifts between, with an associated star pearl drop pendant Overall length 38cm, drop including bale 53mm

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A Victorian 15ct gold and seed pearl set necklace Length 37cm, 33.5g

Lot 15: A Victorian 15ct gold and seed pearl set necklace Length 37cm, 33.5g

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Description: A Victorian 15ct gold and seed pearl set necklace in the Archaeological style, composed of fancy cylindrical, ropetwisted and beaded links, fringed by circular discs each collet set with a seed pearl, contained in a fitted case stamped MON. P. POLTI....NEVERS Length 37cm, 33.5g

Condition Report: Good overall condtion, clasp good, fastens well, with a hinged suspension loop to centre front. Box in good condition, minor scuffing, hinge good, fastening lacking to box Not hallmarked but not expected to be Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A cased early Victorian gold mounted amethyst set suite Lengths: necklace 38cm, drop 2.7cm, bracelets 19.5cm

Lot 16: A cased early Victorian gold mounted amethyst set suite Lengths: necklace 38cm, drop 2.7cm, bracelets 19.5cm

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Description: A cased early Victorian gold mounted amethyst set suite comprising a necklace with detachable drop and a pair of conjoinable bracelets, each composed of claw set oval cut amethysts within cannatille decorated borders conjoined by belcher form links, the necklace also incorporating shell, flowerhead and scroll cast links, contained in a fitted leather case with paper label inscribed SCHULEN & BOBY CORNHILL IPSWICH Lengths: necklace 38cm, drop 2.7cm, bracelets 19.5cm

Condition Report: Necklace: various old gold solder repairs to rear of some of the panels, links appear fine, some of the panels have makers mark, see extra image, one amethyst has two claws lacking. Pendant: okay condition Bracelets: old gold solder repairs at joins of chsin to ovals, a little restorative work needing done, also some work to clkaws required Box; fairly scuffed but generally sound Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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An early 20th century opal and multi-gem set necklace Length from clasp to centre 19cm

Lot 17: An early 20th century opal and multi-gem set necklace Length from clasp to centre 19cm

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Description: An early 20th century opal and multi-gem set necklace claw set to the centre front with a large oval white opal cabochon, flanked by tapering foliate scrolls set with graduated seed pearls and circular cut rubies, suspended from a fine belcher link chain with slim barrel form clasp Length from clasp to centre 19cm

Condition Report: In fairly good condition throughout. Clasp fastens securely. Several seed pearls a little discoloured. Opal with a few small scratches: 30mm x 18mm x 4.5mm Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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An interesting group of nine gold and other brooches

Lot 18: An interesting group of nine gold and other brooches

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Description: An interesting group of nine gold and other brooches of South American/Columbian design, of figurative design, tapering form, applied and cast decoration (9)

Condition Report: One tests as gold, stamped 18K = small stytlised figural pendant, of light gauge, 2.4g, 3.4cm x 1.6cm. Others, assorted stylised figures, five pendants, a strick pin, a brooch and one without fittings. From a good Edinburgh private vendor. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A garnet and diamond set beetle 35mm overall

Lot 19: A garnet and diamond set beetle 35mm overall

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Description: A garnet and diamond set beetle the body with large cabochon, rose and other cut diamond set detail, gem set eyes 35mm overall

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A diamond set moth 31mm long

Lot 20: A diamond set moth 31mm long

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Description: A diamond set moth the body and wings well modelled and set old mixed cut diamonds 31mm long

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A William IV 18ct gold onyx and diamond set memorial ring Ring size: L/M

Lot 21: A William IV 18ct gold onyx and diamond set memorial ring Ring size: L/M

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Description: A William IV 18ct gold onyx and diamond set memorial ring the central shield-shaped panel applied with a rose cut diamond set flower, to an onyx ground, additionally flanked to either side by two collet set old mine cut diamonds, with scroll shoulders, ribbed shank and oval glazed aperture to reverse of central panel Ring size: L/M

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A Victorian gold mounted cameo brooch 6.5cm x 5.8cm

Lot 22: A Victorian gold mounted cameo brooch 6.5cm x 5.8cm

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Description: A Victorian gold mounted cameo brooch the oval shell cameo carved with a classical female portrait profile emblematic of night, within ropetwisted borders applied with large scrolls 6.5cm x 5.8cm

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A 19th century garnet and diamond set ring Ring size: P

Lot 23: A 19th century garnet and diamond set ring Ring size: P

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Description: A 19th century garnet and diamond set ring the central collet set oval cut garnet within a border of old European and single cut diamonds, with closed back setting, flanked by split scroll and foliate decorated shoulders Ring size: P

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A 19th century oval shell cameo brooch 3.4cm x 2.7cm

Lot 24: A 19th century oval shell cameo brooch 3.4cm x 2.7cm

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Description: A 19th century oval shell cameo brooch the oval shell cameo carved in high relief to depict a classical female portrait, within a cannetille decorated scroll border 3.4cm x 2.7cm

Condition Report: metalwork good, probably reworked from another piece, clasp?? cameo good, still reasonably crisp Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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An attractive faux diamond and amethyst necklace Overall length 40cm

Lot 25: An attractive faux diamond and amethyst necklace Overall length 40cm

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Description: An attractive faux diamond and amethyst necklace set in yellow metal the pastes of heart, circular and oval shape, all claw set, unmarked Overall length 40cm

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OF SHIPPING INTEREST - a multi-gem set brooch/pendant 4.9cm x 3cm

Lot 26: OF SHIPPING INTEREST - a multi-gem set brooch/pendant 4.9cm x 3cm

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Description: OF SHIPPING INTEREST - a multi-gem set brooch/pendant designed as an anchor applied to the centre front with a flag beneath a ship's yard arm, pave set throughout with graduated round brilliant cut diamonds, the flag invisibly set with calibre cut rubies applied to the centre with a single cut diamond set lozenge, and central channel set French cut sapphire set initial N, with hinged pin to reverse and upper suspension hoop 4.9cm x 3cm

Condition Report: In fairly god condition throughout. With just a few small signs of wear to the French cut sapphire facet edges. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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OF SHIPPING INTEREST - an enamelled circular pendant Diameter 2.6cm, 10.9g

Lot 27: OF SHIPPING INTEREST - an enamelled circular pendant Diameter 2.6cm, 10.9g

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Description: OF SHIPPING INTEREST - an enamelled circular pendant of plain circular form, enamelled to one side with two crossed flags, the reverse with enamelled inscription: NAESS FAVORITA FLENSBURG 18 - V - 61, als stamped 750, contained in a fitted case stamped S. JOHNSON MILANO Diameter 2.6cm, 10.9g

Condition Report: In fairly good condition overall. With just a few scratches to the circular disc, particularly to the flag enamelled side. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A Victorian sapphire set crescent brooch Brooch 24mm wide

Lot 28: A Victorian sapphire set crescent brooch Brooch 24mm wide

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Description: A Victorian sapphire set crescent brooch of neat size and well matched graduated stones set in yellow metal, together with a bangle with applied cluster of a moonstone cabochon with blue gem set border Brooch 24mm wide

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An 18th/19th century diamond set ring Ring size: Q, principle diamond 14mm x 6mm

Lot 29: An 18th/19th century diamond set ring Ring size: Q, principle diamond 14mm x 6mm

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Description: An 18th/19th century diamond set ring claw set to the centre with a navette cut diamond, flanked to either side by a pear shaped diamond, to a yellow metal shank Ring size: Q, principle diamond 14mm x 6mm

Condition Report: Generally good condition. A little tired overall. Shank worn a little thin to centre. Tips of claws slightly worn as is millegrain collet setting to diamonds to shoulders. Estimated principal diamond: 14.5mm x 5.82mm x 3.8mm (approximately 1.81cts). Estimated principal diamond grades: colour K/L, clarity P1. Please note however, diamonds cannot be accurately graded when mounted. Diamonds to shoulders approximately 0.085cts each. Finger size: Q Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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Two gem set rings to include

Lot 30: Two gem set rings to include

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Description: Two gem set rings to include a sapphire and diamond cluster ring together with a small Victorian ring set graduated oval turquoises

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A pearl and enamel brooch Coronet brooch 23mm wide

Lot 31: A pearl and enamel brooch Coronet brooch 23mm wide

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Description: A pearl and enamel brooch unmarked, cast as a coronet, pearl balls, enamel detail to the trim including initial K in Gothic script, a gold mounted cameo brooch emblematic of the Wind, an amethyst brooch in a leaf decorated frame (3) Coronet brooch 23mm wide

Condition Report: - shell cameo, good, quite crisp, metalwork okay, pin probable replacement. Amethyst is actually glass, metalwork section lacking and no pin, crown brooch very good condition, enamel work fine Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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An 18ct gold, pearl and diamond ring Ring size: K/L

Lot 32: An 18ct gold, pearl and diamond ring Ring size: K/L

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Description: An 18ct gold, pearl and diamond ring set three graduated mine cut diamonds and two pearls (untested), claw set and plain gold shank Ring size: K/L

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A Victorian gold garnet set enamelled pendant with chain Lengths: chain 42cm, pendant 7.5cm

Lot 33: A Victorian gold garnet set enamelled pendant with chain Lengths: chain 42cm, pendant 7.5cm

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Description: A Victorian gold garnet set enamelled pendant with chain the oval pendant collet set to the centre with an oval cut garnet carbuncle, within ropetwisted, white ovolo enamelled and beaded borders, fringed by articulated links to the lower edge, with similarly decorated tapering bale, suspended from a fancy scroll and star pierced circular link chain Lengths: chain 42cm, pendant 7.5cm

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A pair of Victorian filligree pendant earrings Length 7.3cm

Lot 34: A pair of Victorian filligree pendant earrings Length 7.3cm

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Description: A pair of Victorian filligree pendant earrings each of tapering design, composed of a planished cluster of three circular motifs surmounting an openwork drop decorated with filigree scrolls and stars, with plain wire fittings Length 7.3cm

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An early 20th century Scottish green enamel and blister pearl set tiara 11.5cm x 15.5cm

Lot 35: An early 20th century Scottish green enamel and blister pearl set tiara 11.5cm x 15.5cm

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Description: An early 20th century Scottish green enamel and blister pearl set tiara A J Smith, of Art Nouveau form, curved scroll design, the shaped triangular centre front composed of open green to white enamelled scrolling borders surmounted by three graduated blister pearls, with hinged hair comb, contained in a tooled leather fitted case stamped A. & J. SMITH...ABERDEEN 11.5cm x 15.5cm

Condition Report: Silver gilt. Generally in good structural condition, very minor repairs at junction centre front, enamelling appears very good with minor chips visible under loupe, facing left hand panel may have had clear enamel overlay finish, but doesn't detract from look. Hinge good, some minor rubbing to gilding on hinged section. Makers mark indistinct but recognisable Excellent box, well fitted and shaped, minor scuffing that will polish out Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A Victorian garnet and diamond set necklace Length from clasp to centre 24cm

Lot 36: A Victorian garnet and diamond set necklace Length from clasp to centre 24cm

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Description: A Victorian garnet and diamond set necklace composed of fine belcher form links millegrain set to the front with a large circular cut garnet carbuncle cabochon applied to the centre with an old mine and rose cut diamond set star, suspending a similarly set pear cut garnet cabuncle cabochon both with closed back settings Length from clasp to centre 24cm

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A pair of rose cut diamond set pendant earrings Length 3cm, estimated total diamond weight approximately 1.40cts

Lot 37: A pair of rose cut diamond set pendant earrings Length 3cm, estimated total diamond weight approximately 1.40cts

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Description: A pair of rose cut diamond set pendant earrings each composed of a heavy collet set circular rose cut diamond surmonting a similarly set old mine cut diamond, flanked above and below by a smaller rose cut diamond, suspending a larger circular rose cut diamond drop, with wire fittings Length 3cm, estimated total diamond weight approximately 1.40cts

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A pearl set ring Ring size: M

Lot 38: A pearl set ring Ring size: M

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Description: A pearl set ring set with five graduated untested pearls, with pairs of small eight cut diamond highlights between each pearl, set in a yellow metal shank Ring size: M

Condition Report: Setting unmarked, rose coloured, untested but very likely to be gold, above 9ct. Good condition overall, no apparent wear to the gems or setting. No evidence of previous sizing. Diameter of central pearl: 5.12mm Note: three central pearls are half-pearls (seen to reverse of claw setting), outer two are bouton shaped. Pearls display good lustre with excellent pink & green overtones to the central pearl against a greyish white body colour. Very few blemishes. Very likely to be late Victorian. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A late Victorian double curb gold link bracelet Bracelet 36g,

Lot 39: A late Victorian double curb gold link bracelet Bracelet 36g,

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Description: A late Victorian double curb gold link bracelet of good gauge, invisible clasp, with safety chain, a string of coral beads, another of amber and another of agate, together with a cased silver and marcasite pendant watch, enamel detail Bracelet 36g,

Condition Report: Bracelet, Not marked, untested, good condition Watch, silver, condition generally good, three marcasites lacking from rear. Bracelet: apparently unmarked, evidence of previous gold testing indicates gold above 9ct (seen to tongue of clasp). Length 19cm, 35g. Safety chain detached. Tired overall, a few links worn through. Amber beads:101.5g Coral beads: 89.7g Carnelian beads: 70.5g Coral beads range from 8x7.5mm to 16.3x13.9mm diameter. Length 42cm. Would benefit from restringing. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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An oval carved amber brooch/pendant 5cm x 3.5cm

Lot 40: An oval carved amber brooch/pendant 5cm x 3.5cm

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Description: An oval carved amber brooch/pendant collet set with an amber panel carved in high relief to depict a classical female portrait profile, within a ropetwisted border, with hinged bale 5cm x 3.5cm

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An early 20th century gold and gem set pendant Principal 55mm high, 38mm wide

Lot 41: An early 20th century gold and gem set pendant Principal 55mm high, 38mm wide

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Description: An early 20th century gold and gem set pendant of oval form, plain bale and the frame set alternating half pearls and demantoid garnets stamped to the rear 15, contained in a fitted hinged lidded box for Goldsmiths, together with an Edwardian cased gold diamond and enamel snow drop brooch, a cased pair of silver and paste pendant earrings and a pearl and enamel heart shaped pendant with green guilloche ground and pearl cluster to the centre, fitted Brook and Son box Principal 55mm high, 38mm wide

Condition Report: Locket Three demantoid garnets lacking, otherwise very good condition, box also good condition Snow drop; Structurally sound, main leaf with losses to enamel, good fitted Garrard box Enamel pendant, marked 15, enamel good condition, very minor solder repair to side, bale lacking, good fitted box, slightly grubby velvet but sound condition Ear pendants; generally good condition but pastes discoloured Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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A Cartier style diamond, onyx pendant watch Watch diameter, 28mm, chain length 93cm

Lot 42: A Cartier style diamond, onyx pendant watch Watch diameter, 28mm, chain length 93cm

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Description: A Cartier style diamond, onyx pendant watch the circular onyx frame with a watch movement, diamond set bezel, similar to back with central diamond, the movement unsigned, the diamond set bale numbered 1770, all on a long French control marked chain with eight small natural pearl spacers Watch diameter, 28mm, chain length 93cm

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An Arts & Crafts style moonstone set ring Ring size: N/O

Lot 43: An Arts & Crafts style moonstone set ring Ring size: N/O

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Description: An Arts & Crafts style moonstone set ring collet set with a tapering oval cut moonstone cabochon, within a scrolling surround composed of flowers and foliate scrolls, to a reeded shank, stamped 14K Ring size: N/O

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A diamond ring Ring sizes: J and N/O

Lot 44: A diamond ring Ring sizes: J and N/O

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Description: A diamond ring claw set with five graduated diamonds, a small gold ring set pearl cluster with green gem highlights, scrolling shank with chased detail Ring sizes: J and N/O

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A banded agate intaglio set penannular brooch Diameter 3cm

Lot 46: A banded agate intaglio set penannular brooch Diameter 3cm

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Description: A banded agate intaglio set penannular brooch with cannatille decoration throughout, the circular terminals each collet set with a classical figural incised banded agate intaglio, with hinged pin fitting Diameter 3cm

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A pair of Victorian carved coral pendant earrings Length 4.8cm

Lot 47: A pair of Victorian carved coral pendant earrings Length 4.8cm

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Description: A pair of Victorian carved coral pendant earrings each composed of a cannatille decorated circular cluster surmounting a similarly capped carved coral tapering cylindrical drop, with plain wire fittings Length 4.8cm

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A 19th century enamelled and diamond set buckle 78mm x 67mm

Lot 48: A 19th century enamelled and diamond set buckle 78mm x 67mm

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Description: A 19th century enamelled and diamond set buckle of curved rectangular form, guilloche blue ground, white borders, with rose cut diamond set 'ties' engraved number 19791 and French control marks 78mm x 67mm

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SUFFRAGETTE INTEREST - A gold and enamelled amethyst pendant 40mm long

Lot 49: SUFFRAGETTE INTEREST - A gold and enamelled amethyst pendant 40mm long

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Description: SUFFRAGETTE INTEREST - A gold and enamelled amethyst pendant The cushion cut amethyst multi-claw set, the outer frame of scrolling green and white enamel scrolls with small diamond highlights, with screw off brooch fitting and enamelled bale 40mm long

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A fine early 20th century amethyst and pearl set brooch 65mm wide overall

Lot 50: A fine early 20th century amethyst and pearl set brooch 65mm wide overall

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Description: A fine early 20th century amethyst and pearl set brooch the step cut amethyst within a seed pearl and enamel set border, outer border set pearls conforming to the amethyst shape, and each side with an enemelled black and white arc enclosing further pearls, all in a fitted box 65mm wide overall

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An Edwardian diamond set necklace Pendant length overall 46mm

Lot 51: An Edwardian diamond set necklace Pendant length overall 46mm

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Description: An Edwardian diamond set necklace the trace link chain with a pendant of diamond set bale with the main drop of scrolling set small diamonds in a stylised setting, contained in a fitted case Pendant length overall 46mm

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